In September 2013, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) First Division ruled to unseat Laguna Gov. Emilio Ramon “ER” Ejercito for excessive spending to win reelection during the 2013 May elections. Ejercito is the nephew of former President and now Manila Mayor Joseph “Erap” Estrada and cousin of Sen. Jinggoy Estrada.
Protesters angry at the presumed massacre of 43 students clashed with police outside Mexico’s National Palace on Thursday after a massive march demanding President Enrique Pena Nieto’s resignation.
By Julie M. Aurelio
The Commission on Human Rights (CHR) will work with the Office of the Ombudsman in carrying out the dismissal of one of its commissioners.
By Jeannette I. Andrade
Agrarian Reform Secretary Virgilio de los Reyes on Monday played cat and mouse at Quezon Memorial Circle with protesters seeking his resignation for alleged incompetence.
By TJ Burgonio
If President Aquino were involved in the plot to oust him in connection with the reproductive health (RH) and sin tax measures, Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile said Sunday he would respect the President’s decision.